Adam Ickes


Adam Ickes is a writer who has made a home in central Pennsylvania with his wife and daughter. He is obsessed with releasing the horrors in his mind on an unsuspecting world. His stories live and fester in the twisted confines of his imagination before demanding to be released from their prison, usually at gunpoint.


Books by Adam Ickes


100 Tiny Tales of Terror


100 stories.
100 words each.
Tiny snippets of terror for your consumption.
Take them in one at a time and savor the twisted flavor of death and destruction, or devour them all in one sitting–a nonstop feast of terrifying creatures and horrible happenings. The choice is yours, as will be the fear.

You may want to sleep with the light on.

Praise for 100 Tiny Tales of Terror

“If you enjoy clever story telling with a twist or horror in any way this is a fun read.” — David_S.

“Great little stories with bite and claw! Some even leave you creeped out!” — Constance Anderson

“100 tiny tales of terror is great for those days when you want to read something but are simply too busy.” — K.Z.

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Zombie Tree


After months of begging, Earl Kensinger finally gave in to his wife’s desire to move back to her hometown. A few weeks after moving Earl awakes to find the town turned upside down by a strange and horrifying annual ritual that his wife conveniently forgot to mention while pleading her case. Earl quickly learns that moving to Ravenrock, Pennsylvania was the worst mistake of his life. Nothing could have prepared him for his confrontation with the rural town’s dark secret.

Praise for Zombie Tree

“It is fast-paced, well-written, full of twists that keep the suspense alive till the last minute.” — Amazon Customer

“The tree and cursed town were really interesting takes on the genre, and it infused fresh imagination in a topic that, quite frankly, I’m getting really sick of.” — Starlight

“Fast paced and suspenseful, another great story by Adam Ickes.” — David_S.

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A short story.

From the safety and comfort of his bed, young Arthur begins hearing noises in the night. After the initial fright wears off, he decides to investigate, and that’s when things get weird…

Praise for Socks

“This story somehow brought me back to the time when I was a kid with an overactive imagination.” — K.Z.

“I also read it to a classroom of 6th graders and the children were on the edge of their seats all the way until the end.” — Anja Partin

“Dark and mysterious, slow build up. Highly recommend it.” — Amazon Customer

Buy Socks for Kindle in the Amazon Store!


Anthologies and Collections Featuring Adam’s Stories


Murder Horror Flash Fiction Stories: An Anthology

murder-horror-flash-fiction-storiesAn anthology of horror flash fiction stories all involving a murder. Murder out of habit, impulsive murder, murder framed on someone else, murder carefully planned and executed. Scare yourself with this collection of stories–and be sure to leave a light on while reading!

Praise for Murder Horror Flash Fiction Stories

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